Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
132 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5NM OFFSHORE TO
  MID LAKE...
  LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE MACKINAC
  BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH FOX ISLAND
  5NM OFFSHORE...
  SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI...
  NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE TRAVERSE
  BAY...

* UNTIL 200 PM EDT

* AT 130 PM EDT...A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM 6
  NM NORTHWEST OF GOOD HART TO 6 NM NORTH OF GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT...
  MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

* THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  GOOD HART AROUND 140 PM EDT.
  CHARLEVOIX AND BIG ROCK POINT AROUND 150 PM EDT.
  THE MOUTH OF LITTLE TRAVERSE BAY AROUND 155 PM EDT.
  HARBOR SPRINGS AND PETOSKEY AROUND 200 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...LARGE HAIL...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4536 8495 4536 8515 4526 8538 4523 8575
      4563 8533 4568 8500 4558 8511 4549 8509
      4543 8502 4542 8491
TIME...MOT...LOC 1732Z 262DEG 41KT 4562 8521 4531 8554

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$





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